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Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
these devastating defense cuts because what that does, when we equivocate on our values, when we show we're cutting our own defense, it makes us more weak. it projects weakness. when we look weak, our adversaries are more willing to test us, they're more brazen in their attacks, and they're much more willing to attack. >> that's a bunch of malarky. the congressman cut defense spending in his budget $300 million below what we asked for. >> both agreed it's time to wind down u.s. involvement. ryan said he agreed with the president to pull troops out of the country by 2014 but felt the white house should not announce a deadline and expose potential weakness. >>> a difficult day for the wife of a man beaten and robbed in eastern market. she'll come face to face with the subjects in court. thomas macelin has been in the hospital since august. he's blind in one eye and unable to walk or feed himself. last night a business community in capitol hill announced a $10,000 trust for macelin's family. his wife abby accepted the donation. she also talked about a safety festival being held next weekend. >> be par
Oct 12, 2012 5:00am EDT
. the american freedom defense initiative ads compare muslims to savages. a care spokesperson has not said what the ads will say but says they will promote mutual understanding and challenge hate. >>> a montgomery county child defies death after a fall out of a window nine stories up. that 4-year-old boy fell from an apartment window in a building on piney branch road in silver spring. police say a tree helped break the boy's fall. the boy's family was home at the time. he was takin to children's hospital with a broken femur and aead injury. >>> 5:05 now. the nationals had their backs against the wall, but some late game heroics by their highest paid player is keeping their playoff run alive. >> 3-2, and a drive hit deep to left field. looking up, way back, it's gone! >> jayson werth crushed a line drive walkoff home run in the bottom of the ninth to force a decisive game five. it was the 13th pitch of his at bat. despite the white knuckle drama, players say they are thrilled. >> i think i screamed so loud i almost threw up. it was unbelievable. that was -- what a great at bat. jay is one of th
Oct 8, 2012 5:00am EDT
. the american defense initiative created the ads, and metro didn't want to post them based on the violent response to the anti-islam video made in the u.s. a judge ruled on friday that metro was violating the afdi's first amendment rights. the ads have been posted in new york city subway stations since last month. >>> five minutes after the hour, and the nationals playoff run off to a great start. they won the opening game of the national league division series, and the game's big hero started the game on the bench. >> and a line drive to right field. coming on in, it's a base hit. beltran throwing on in, but two runs score. and moving on the throw to the plate is tyler moore. >> tyler moore's pinch-hit in the eighth inning scored the tying and winning runs, and the nats beat the world series champion st. louis cardinals 3-2. moore admits he was a little nervous when he was at bat. >> i'm coming off the bench in front of 50,000 people, so it's crazy. i've been in that position before, and i was able to calm myself down and just kind of put the barrel on it. >> you did good. the nationals
Oct 9, 2012 6:00am EDT
stations. yesterday the transit agency put up the ads which are paid for by the american freedom defense initiative. they compare muslim extremists to savages. metro resisted displaying those posters because it was concerned they could trigger a violent backlash. a judge ruled the ads must go up or metro would violate the aidi's first amendment rights. >> i will not sacrifice my freedom of speech. it's a ridiculous premise and utterly unamerican. >> the atmosphere ads are also in new york city subway stations. >>> another death is linked to the meningitis outbreak. the centers for disease control says at least 105 people have been sickened by the rare fungal infection. the death toll stands at nine. two of those were in maryland and virginia. health officials link the outbreak to steroid shots used for back pain. the cdc expects the number of people to continue to rise. >> the incubation is rather long, up to a month, so we expect new cases to be discovered around the country for the next several weeks, i'm afraid. >> symptoms include fever, severe headache, stiff neck, nausea and the in
Oct 9, 2012 5:00am EDT
area. the american freedom defense initiative produced the ads. metro had resisted putting those posters up because of security concerns. a federal judge ruled the transit agency was violating that organization's first amendment rights by refusing to put up the ads. >>> a new jersey man faces charges for his involvement in a wedding brawl. a hotel guest at the society hilscher ton in philadelphia captured part of the fight between two wedding parties on his smartphone earlier sunday morning. police booked 26-year-old matthew safka on charges including inciting a riot. he suffered concussion in the fight. two other people were ticketed for disorderly conduct. more people could be arrested. >>> looks like dirty could be good. a new study says being too clean -- i'm so uncomfortable with that. a new survey says being too clean could be bad for you. doctors say if you're in a normal environment and you're not exposed to germs, overusing hand sanitizers might make you more susceptible to infections. doctors say a super-clean lifestyle could be partly to blame for the rise in the numbe
Oct 6, 2012 9:00am EDT
stations. the ads from the american freedom defensive initiative suggest radical savages. metro tried to delay the move amid the deadly protests in the middle east but a judge ruled yesterday saying metro must comply by monday night. these ads will be displayed at the georgia avenue, u street, takoma park, and glen mont stations. >>> people in fairfax county now have more time to pay their personal property taxes. annual car tax payments were actually due last night by midnight but the website that accepts the payments kept crashing. officials say they fixed the problem and pushed the deadline back to midnight tonight. to pay your car tax online head over to fairfax >>> this weekend is a bargain hunter's dream. virginia is holding its sixth annual tax free holiday on certain appliances. there are some restrictions. the appliances must be under $2500 and they must have the energy star or water sense label. the event is going to run through monday. for a complete list of items that qualify as tax free, just head on over to our website nbc and search tax ho
Oct 8, 2012 6:00am EDT
in some metro stations. metro says it will post the ads for the american freedom defense initiative. the transit agency refused to show the ads, which equate muslim extremists to savages. they said it's concerned about the backlash the ads would cause based on the violent protests to an anti-islam video last month. a federal judge ruled they had to put up the ads or violate the afdi's rights. these ads will appear on some buses and in the pet worth, "u" street, takoma, and glenmont stations. >>> a breast cancer survivor had to undergo an embarrassing pat down going through airport security. marcia dietrich went through the body scan in kansas city, was pulled aside and forced to go through a patdown. she has silicone breast implants and major scar tissue from reconstructive tissue. then what happened next left her mortified. >> i'm standing here with my arms in the air, and somebody is feeling my chest. everyone is looking at me wondering what does this woman have on her chest? what is wrong with her chest? >> the agent never offered her a private patdown. tsa released a statement s
Oct 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
around the pitching, defense, hitting, they got to get the bats going, too. >> yes! >> are you sure? >> i'm rooting for them. >> they have jitters. and now they're going to do it. >> perhaps this isn't the best omen, though. ross detwiler's last start came against the cardinals a week and a halfago. he gave up seven runs in less than three innings. go nats. >> did he do it again? he did! >> that was not good. the orioles also have to win tonight to keep their season alive. it may be tough to rebound from their gut-wrenching loss to the yankees last night. raul ibanez won the game with a home run in the 12th inning. ibanez had tied the game in the bottom of the ninth with a homer, too. the yankees lead the series now two games to one. a little work to do for our guys, all of our guys. >> really, really, really want nats to win today. >> it's still possible. >> okay. >>> new developments overnight from miami involving a deadly parking garage collapse. >>> also ahead, why this video is proof that some brides-to-be will stop at nothing to get the perfect wedding dress. >>> plus another sign t
Oct 13, 2012 9:00am EDT
israel ads compare muslim extremists to savages and are sponsored by the american freedom defense initiative. >>> a heads up now for metro riders. expect some delays this weekend for track work. the red line is going to have two portions single tracking. they are going to be between grovener and twin brook and then between noma-gallaudet and fort totten. trains will also share the track between fort totten and prince george's plaza on the green line. everything should be back to normal by monday morning. >>> right now we want to take you live to los angeles. we head over to the west coast where the shuttle "endeavour" continues to slowly move as it travels to the california science center. late last night the process was delayed for a few hours as crews prepared for it to cross a major over pass. crews also had to take down power lines for a short time leaving hundreds of people without power for a time and you can see that this has created quite the spectacle as many people have lined the streets to see this part of history take place. >> yeah. take pictures and everything. they
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